WorldCat Identities

Knussen, Oliver

Overview
Works: 644 works in 1,375 publications in 5 languages and 16,276 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Orchestral music  Manuscripts  Drama  Operas  Ballets (Music)  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Conductor, Author, Performer, Composer, Arranger, Editor, Other, Director, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Commentator
Classifications: M1000.C37, 785
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Knussen
Three occasions for orchestra Violin concerto ; Concerto for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Recording )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Blackheath Concert Hall, June 3, 1991 (1st work) ; and at Henry Wood Hall, Feb. 18, 1991 (2nd work) & Feb. 15-16, 1991 (3rd work)
Suite im Hexachord ; Reading by Hilda Morley Wolpe ; Quintet with voice ; Piece in three parts by Stefan Wolpe( )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierrot lunaire op. 21 (German) ; Herzgewächse : op. 20 ; Pierrot lunaire : (English) by Arnold Schoenberg( )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalmodies Vox in Rama ; Nightshade by Poul Ruders( )

6 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June 1, 1992 in New York City (1st work) and Nov. 22, 1987 in Copenhagen (2nd-3rd works)
Symphonia sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 Trumpets ; Ophelia dances ; Coursing ; Cantata ; Symphony no. 2 by Oliver Knussen( )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded May 11-12, 1981 at the Watford Town Hall, London (1st and 3rd works) and June 24 and Aug. 11, 1983 at St. John's Smith Square, London (2nd and 4th-6th works)
Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Recording )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melencolia. Ritual fragment ; Meridian by Harrison Birtwistle( )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st work recorded in St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, Nov. 20, 1991 ; 2nd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel, Hampstead on Nov. 21, 1991 ; 3rd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel on Nov. 7 & 9, 1991
Alhambra fantasy by Julian Anderson( )

11 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quotation of dream by Tōru Takemitsu( Recording )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy named Max is creating chaos around the house. His exasperated mother sends him to bed without any supper. In his bedroom Max conjures up a fantasy world of forest and sea, and sails to the Land of the Wild Things to let the wild rumpus start
16 compositions, 2002-2009 by Elliott Carter( )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book of hours by Julian Anderson( )

9 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince of the pagodas by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince of the Pagodas Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Benjamin Britten, conductor Notes included
The Dante trilogy chamber version by Charles Wuorinen( )

4 editions published in 2008 and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the little hill Dance figures ; Sometime voices by George Benjamin( )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autumnal by Oliver Knussen( )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine by Hans Werner Henze( Recording )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine: Ballett in drei Akten von Frederick Ashton nach F. de la Motte-Fouqué
Piano concerto op. 33 Symphony in one movement, op. 29 by Alexander Goehr( )

6 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June 18, 1993 at Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk (1st work), and Sept. 26, 1992 at BBC Studio 1, Broadcasting House, Glasgow (2nd work)
 
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Alternative Names
Knussen, Stuart Oliver.

Knussen, Stuart Oliver 1952-

Oliver Knussen Brits dirigent

Oliver Knussen compositeur et chef d'orchestre écossais

Oliver Knussen compositore e direttore d'orchestra britannico

Oliver Knussen schottischer Komponist und Dirigent

Кнуссен, Оливер

אוליבר קנוסן

オリヴァー・ナッセン

奥利佛·克努森

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